Mac Russian Red

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Mac Russian Red swatch Slowly, my Mac lipstick collection is growing and my red addiction is satisfied by another cult shade – Russian Red. It seems that i get drawn to only matte formulas, is so appealing to have the certainty that the color wont bleed and it will stay on your lips for hours.

Russian Red is no different: matte, bold and ready to make a statement. Of course the texture is drying and it needs a bit of lip pampering before application, nothing that a tooth brush scrub and a intensive conditioner cant fix. And the color might not be on everyone’s taste – a rich blue red that is noticed miles away. That’s why i love it! Makes my teeth look whiter, my skin clearer and it looks like i actually made an effort with my appearance.

Any recommendations for my next purchase? Would love an easy everyday nude…

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16 Comments

  1. October 29, 2013 / 11:29 am

    Primul meu ruj MAC πŸ™‚ E superb!

  2. Andreea
    Author
    October 29, 2013 / 11:40 am

    Este minunat, urmatorul red pe lista este Ruby Woo.

  3. October 29, 2013 / 12:20 pm

    I can see why this is such a classic, it looks beautiful on you

  4. October 29, 2013 / 12:43 pm

    Love the second picture! It looks so good with your complexion! I STILL have yet to buy a MAC lipstick, can’t will myself and have no clue what shade to get!

  5. Andreea
    Author
    October 29, 2013 / 12:46 pm

    @MakeupMonster thank you, im getting more and more addicted to red.

    @Nora – Thank you Nora! i know how overwhelming it can be, i still find it difficult to decide what color to get. What i usually do is reading about the most popular shades and then decide in person if they suit me or not x.

  6. October 29, 2013 / 7:23 pm

    Darling, that looks the bomb on you! I have this and for some reason I stepped back from reds but I must dig it out again. I am very much drawn to getting ‘Ruby Woo’, like I need any more reds but hey ho πŸ˜‰ x

  7. Andreea
    Author
    October 29, 2013 / 7:25 pm

    Thank you ladies! Yes Ruby Woo is definitely next on the list, who knew ill be getting so much into my reds haha x.

  8. October 29, 2013 / 9:44 pm

    This is so beautiful on you. Im still yet to find a red lipstick that suits me! Any tips? πŸ™‚ xx

  9. October 29, 2013 / 9:51 pm

    This has been on my list for ages, such a beautiful red and it looks stunning on you!

  10. Andreea
    Author
    October 29, 2013 / 9:58 pm

    @LauraDoyle – it all comes to your skin undertones – if you are yellow tone go for coral, orange, warm reds. If you are pink tone go for cool, blue, pink reds. And of course, try them all and see what you fancy most :).

    @NurseFancyPants – thank you Chloe, think it would look beautiful on you as well!

  11. October 30, 2013 / 6:19 am

    Nu stiu daca il voi avea vreodata, insa il ador!

  12. November 2, 2013 / 8:58 pm

    This shade looks gorgeous on you hun! Iam really into bright/red lipsticks but never actually tried Russian Red… Think Iam going to check it next time πŸ˜‰ My fave lipstick from MAC is On Hold… But if you wanna try a nude, I would recommend Patisserie & Peach Blossom!!! XoXo

  13. Andreea
    Author
    November 2, 2013 / 9:16 pm

    Have Patisserie on the list, think its time for a good nude xo

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